Senior Production Foreman

Field Operations Watonga, Oklahoma

Job Summary      

The Senior Production Foreman is responsible for the effective and economic installations, operation and maintenance of oil and gas production facilities.


  •  Supervises company and contract Foremen
  • Supervises company and contract personnel conducting repair and maintenance operations
  • Ability to establish and maintain work schedule
  • Recommends and implements maintenance programs
  • Recommends changes in production operations and confers with Production Superintendent on implementing changes
  • Codes and approves all invoices for services to properties under his/her control
  • Establishes and maintains good working relationships with surface owners
  • Oversees chemical program
  • Assist in finding production variances and offer possible solutions
  • Communicate well issues and production downtime to Superintendent and Prod. Engineers
  • Work with Prod. Foremen to ensure teams are working effectively and striving to achieve company goals
  • Manages production from the purchasers to the disposal
  • Works with Sr. Rig Foreman and Superintendent to help set priority of rig projects
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Proven team player
  • Good organization skills
  • Strong conflict management skills
  • Excellent time management skills


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Ten years related experience
  • 5 years of leadership experience
  • HAZWOPER Certification
  • First Aid/CPR Certification
  • H2S Training
  • Valid state operator’s license

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stand, stoop, walk, carry instruments, climb ladders and navigate tank stairs.
  • Occasional bending, crouching, pulling and kneeling to check equipment and gauges, open and close valves and supervise repairs.
  • Ability to lift up to (20 pounds) without assistance.
  • Ability to one arm carry up to (10 pounds) without assistance.
  • Must be able to exert up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally and up to 10 lbs. frequently to move or manipulate objects.
  • Ability to work significant amounts of time as required in completing job responsibilities.
  • Daily driving of approximately 90 miles or more as required completing assigned jobs and/or repairs.
  • Exposure to and driving in all weather conditions, including extreme heat, extreme cold, sun, rain, hail, sleet, high winds, etc. to inspect and evaluate equipment and locations.
  • Working environment includes exposure to extremely loud noises in field, hazardous chemicals, and hydrocarbons that may be under extreme pressure for which appropriate safety measures are required.
  • Working with moving machinery/equipment parts for which extreme caution must be taken.
  • The ability to inspect and have close visual acuity to perform activities.
  • The ability to perform fine manipulation with hands and fingers.